• County buys old CP rail corridor

    The old Canadian Pacific corridor that runs from Mattawa to Smiths Falls will remain intact across the region, as the County of Renfrew -...

    April 29, 2016  • 

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  • ORANGE PECAN LOAF

    2/3 C white sugar ¼ C butter 2 eggs 1 tsp. vanilla 1 C orange juice 2 C flour 1 tbsp. baking powder 2/3 C chopped...

    April 29, 2016  • 

    Posted in Recipe of the day

  • Motorists be aware

    If you’re travelling on Veterans’ Memorial Boulevard in Renfrew you need to be aware of slowdowns because of roadwork that is now...

    April 28, 2016  • 

    Posted in News

  • Bears are on the prowl

    As black bears come out of hibernation around the region, the OPP are reminding people to take simple precautions to avoid any human-bear...

    April 28, 2016  • 

    Posted in News

  • Fastball gears up for another season

    As the calendar is set to flip to May, local fastball players are gearing up for another Greater Ottawa Fastball League season. The...

    April 28, 2016  • 

    Posted in Sports

Posted by  •  April 28

If you want to learn more about the dangers of wild parsnip and what is being done in Lanark County to combat the noxious plant, there is an information workshop on Saturday in the village of Lanark. Scheduled for 9 a.m. until noon on April 30th at the Lanark Civitan Hall, the session is being offered by the Lanark...

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April 28  • 

CHICKEN RICE CASSEROLE

1 ½ C diced chicken 3 tbsp. minced onions 1 can (398 ml) cream of chicken soup 1 tbsp. lemon juice ¼ tsp. pepper 1 ½ C cooked...

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April 27  • 

COCONUT BARS

½ C butter, melted 2 C brown sugar 2 eggs 2 tsp. vanilla 1 C flour 2 tsp. baking powder ½ C chopped walnuts 1 ½ C...

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April 26  • 

Accident claims one life

One construction worker is dead and another is dealing with life-threatening injuries following a collision on Highway 17 just west of Arnprior late...

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April 26  • 

ADHS student chosen as student trustee

The newest Renfrew County District School Board student trustee is from Arnprior District High School. Nicholas Edge, a Grade 11 student at ADHS,...

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April 26  • 

Renfrew man wins on scratch ticket

A Renfrew man is $100,000 richer after he won big on an Instant 7-11-21 scratch ticket. John McGregor was in disbelief after scratching the...

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April 26  • 

Carleton Place Canadians win CCHL title

The Carleton Place Canadians have repeated as Bogart Cup champions, in fact, it’s a three-peat. The Canadians clinched their third straight...

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April 26  • 

Crash claims life of a 19-year-old man

A 19-year-old man was killed in an early-morning crash near Petawawa on Saturday. The collision happened just before 5 a.m. at the intersection...

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April 26  • 

HOBO BREAD

1 ½ C raisins 2 tsp. baking soda 1 C boiling water 1 egg 1 C white sugar 2 tbsp. butter 2 C flour 1 C chopped...

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April 22  • 

Eganville’s Bishop named Canada’s top track athlete

With her sights set on a medal at the Rio Summer Olympics, Eganville’s Melissa Bishop is coming off a career year on the world circuit, and has...

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April 21  • 

Radiothon 2016 a resounding success

The 2016 Valley Heritage Radio week-long Radiothon has wrapped up, and we couldn’t be happier. Thanks to the generosity of our listeners far and...

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April 8  • 

STICKY BAKED CHICKEN

6 chicken breasts Sauce: 1 C apricot jam ½ C barbecue sauce ½ onion, chopped 2 tbsp. soy sauce 4 tbsp. brown sugar Combine the...

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April 7  • 

MAPLE BUTTER TARTS

½ C brown sugar 1 ½ C maple syrup 1 C raisins ¼ tsp. salt 1 tbsp. butter 2 eggs, well beaten 1 tsp. vanilla Bring the brown...

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April 6  • 

BEEF & BROCCOLI STIR FRY

1 lb. round steak, cut into strips 1 bunch broccoli, cut into bit-sized pieces 1 tbsp. soy sauce 1 tbsp. cornstarch ½ tsp. salt ¼ C...

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April 5  • 

YELLOW CUPCAKES

2/3 C soft butter 1 ¾ C white sugar 2 eggs 1 ½ tsp. vanilla 2 ½ C flour 2 ½ tsp. baking powder 1 ¼ C milk Cream the butter...

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